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  1. Grieving family still walking for Jessica Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Victorville Daily Press

    Doug and Nita Paddack said they're planning to renew their vows in Hawaii next summer. But the couple's trip to paradise with their family may be mixed with joy and sorrow.

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  2. All High Desert school districts extend closures to Thursday due to Bluecut Fire Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | Victorville Daily Press

    As the Bluecut Fire rages on Wednesday afternoon, all High Desert school districts have decided to extend closures for Thursday due to poor air quality. Districts closed Thursday include Adelanto Elementary School District, Apple Valley Unified School District, Barstow Unified School District, Helendale School District, Hesperia Unified School District, Oro Grande School District, Silver Valley Unified School District, Snowline Joint Unified School District, Victor Elementary School District and Victor Valley Union High School District.

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  3. There are ways to get home if you work down the hill and I-15 remains closed Updated atRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 16 | Victorville Daily Press

    Cajon Pass commuters who work down the hill face an unpleasant drive home Tuesday night, but even though the authorities have closed Interstate 15 there still are ways to get back to the High Desert. If you work in the South Bay, Long Beach, San Gabriel Valley, San Fernando Valley or Downtown Los Angeles, you'll probably want to take the desert route.

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  4. Candidate filing period extended in several High Desert districts Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 15 | Victorville Daily Press

    The candidate filing period for November's general election has been extended in several High Desert districts due to incumbents not filing for re-election, according to the San Bernardino County Elections Office. The initial filing period ended Friday, but has been extended to 5 p.m. Wednesday for five school and special districts, including Mojave Water Agency's Division 7, which covers parts of Hesperia, Apple Valley and extends into the Marianas.

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  5. High Desert Book Festival lands Anne Perry Posted atRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 14 | Victorville Daily Press

    Variety will truly be the thing that spices up the first-ever High Desert Book Festival, set for 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 1. The event, presented by Victor Valley Arts and Education Center, will be part of the City of Victorville's 15th annual Fall Festival, held at 14343 Civic Drive, Victorville. According to Davida James, executive director for Victor Valley Arts, the Book Festival will feature free lectures by a variety of best-selling authors from just about every genre one might imagine.

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  6. Unlikely reunion: Cousins meet again over coffee in Apple Valley after 70 years Updated atRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 13 | Victorville Daily Press

    Army veteran Donald Harris said he doesn't know if it was coincidence or divine intervention that brought him and his cousin together after almost seven decades. The 83-year-old Harris told the Daily Press that he met his long-lost cousin, Harvey Stanley, 79, about two weeks ago at Mega Tom's restaurant on Bear Valley Road in Apple Valley.

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  7. Apple Valley adopts plan to become electric provider Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 12 | Victorville Daily Press

    The Town Council voted Tuesday to adopt the implementation plan for the Apple Valley Choice Energy Program, a move the leads the town a step closer to becoming residents' default electricity provider. A summary of the Community Choice Aggregation program startup and phase-in process projects total revenues for the town of nearly $13.2 million while total costs and operating reserves would stand at approximately $12.1 million upon implementation in 2017.

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  8. Schools back on track after unscheduled closures Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 11 | Victorville Daily Press

    As the ongoing Pilot Fire overlapped with thousands of students' first day of school, several local districts were forced to provide an unexpected extension to summer break. Of the school districts across the High Desert, three were back in session by Monday, the day after the Pilot Fire began.

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  9. Man arrested on suspicion of attempting to drive stolen vehicle...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 11 | Victorville Daily Press

    Deputies arrested a 37-year-old man Wednesday night on suspicion of attempting to drive a stolen vehicle around a road closure, officials said. At approximately 11:30 p.m., suspect Mario Lopez, 37, of San Bernardino, attempted to drive a black Cadillac around the road closure at Deep Creek Road and Rock Springs Road in an unincorporated area of Apple Valley.

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  10. Deputies: Gunman wanted in Apple Valley man's shooting death still on the loose Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 11 | Victorville Daily Press

    After they responding to a medical aid call, San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department officials said deputies found Michael Anthony Brooks Jr., 54, with apparent gunshot wounds. Sheriff's spokeswoman Cindy Bachman told the Daily Press that deputies responded to a home in the 12600 block of Apple Valley Road at approximately 6:36 a.m. Wednesday.

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  11. Pilot Fire Update: Afternoon winds pose no threat to containment linesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 11 | Victorville Daily Press

    Fire officials said Thursday afternoon that winds continue to be a factor in containing the Pilot Fire, which has burned more than 12 square miles in the San Bernardino Mountains and Summit Valley. However, Southern California Incident Management Team 3 spokesman Eric Sherwin told the Daily Press a little before 2 p.m. that none of the existing fire containment lines were threatened by the winds Thursday afternoon.

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  12. Pilot Fire Update: Fire 64% contained as crews make 'significant' progress overnightRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 10 | Victorville Daily Press

    San Bernardino County Fire Department officials announced this morning that the Pilot Fire is now 64 percent contained thanks to “significant” overnight progress on containment lines. The department said the blaze has consumed 7,861 acres, or roughly 11 square miles in the San Bernardino Mountains and Summit Valley.

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  13. Fire officials say fire activity starting to 'pick up'Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 9 | Victorville Daily Press

    Fire officials said at 8 a.m. they are already seeing the blaze pick up after calming down overnight due to low winds and temperatures that dipped into the low 60s. San Bernardino County Fire spokesman Eric Sherwin said fire crews are expecting another morning of low humidity and strong winds to pick up by noon.

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  14. Simple selection sizzles Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 8 | Victorville Daily Press

    Now, you might not necessarily think that based on the things I write about here in our weekly Desert Dining tour stops. As far as I'm concerned, it's fun to know about some of the unique dishes one can find around the High Desert.

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  15. Apple Valley officials believe Missoula's eminent domain win bodes...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 4 | Victorville Daily Press

    The Montana Supreme Court ruled 5-2 Tuesday in favor of the City of Missoula's eminent domain purchase of Mountain Water Co.' s water system, a move Apple Valley officials said bodes well for public ownership in the town.

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  16. Longtime Apple Valley community leader Tony Carlos dies Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 2 | Victorville Daily Press

    A community leader and businessman who operated several businesses in the High Desert and was known for his generosity has died. Tony Carlos, who owned Bear Valley Fabricators & Steel Supply and was the original owner of J & T's Branding Company in Apple Valley, died early Thursday morning, according to his daughter, Toni "Kitty" Palazzola.

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  17. If you cana t beat a em, join 'em: Victor Valley Museum embraces 'Pokemon Go' phenomenonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 29 | Victorville Daily Press

    The release of "Pokemon Go" has turned the gaming world upside down, with an army of Pokemon trainers heading outdoors to hunt for the little pocket monsters. The Victor Valley Museum in Apple Valley has been "Pokemon Go" central, as thousands of players have descended on the location along Apple Valley Road to play the smartphone-based game at all hours of the day and night.

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  18. Flags go missing at St. Timothy's Episcopal Church Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 28 | Victorville Daily Press

    Church member Jeanne Bryson said the congregation at St. Timothy's Episcopal Church is wondering why anyone would steal three flags from the church. “I can see someone stealing a California or U.S. flag,” Bryson told the Daily Press.

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  19. Competing measures related to Apple Valley's water-system acquisition ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 28 | Victorville Daily Press

    Inclusion of the “Right to Vote on Debt Act” on the November ballot was unanimously approved by the Town Council during Tuesday's meeting, but the voter-initiated measure will not stand alone as it turns out. An alternative measure that, if passed, would allow the town to continue water-system acquisition efforts unencumbered by another election was also approved following a public hearing during which the competing measure was touted as a common-sense ordinance that wouldn't further slow the decision-making process related to acquisitions.

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  20. Community rallies in support of a Public Safety Heroesa Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Victorville Daily Press

    More than 700 High Desert residents and dignitaries gathered at Civic Center Park on Saturday to honor the town's law enforcement officers, firefighters and public safety professionals. Dubbed a “Salute to Apple Valley's Public Safety Heroes,” the event was hosted by Liberty Utilities, Apple Valley in partnership with the Apple Valley Chamber of Commerce.

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